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Hundreds Ride For Bicyclist Killed By Alleged Drunk Driver

On the cold and snowy landscape of a wintry Saturday afternoon, bicyclists of all ages came to pay their respects. Marcus Nalls, 26, was one of them: a commuter on two wheels who used his bike to get around. Stefan Turner, a bicycle mechanic, had just worked on Nalls’ bike, installing his rack and fenders. “Marcus was one of the … coolest guys we’ve had in our shop in a long time,” Turner said.

02/08/2014

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Man Charged With Criminal Vehicular Homicide In Uptown Hit-&-Run

The man accused in a hit-and-run accident that killed a 24-year-old bicyclist is now charged with two counts of criminal vehicular homicide. Abdirahman Abdi Ali, 24, turned himself in and was arrested in connection with Jessica Hanson’s July 3 death.

07/09/2013

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Man Arrested In Fatal Mpls. Hit-&-Run ID’d

Police say they have made an arrest in a hit-and-run crash that killed a 24-year-old bicyclist last week. Jessica Hanson was struck and killed at the intersection of 28th and Pleasant Avenue at about 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday evening.

07/08/2013

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Bicyclist Killed In Hit-And-Run In Minneapolis

A 24-year-old woman who was hit by a vehicle while she was riding her bicycle has died — and police are still looking for the driver who sped from the scene. Minneapolis police say the woman was riding at the intersection of 28th and Pleasant Avenue South on Wednesday night when a vehicle sped through a stop sign, with its headlights off, and hit her.

07/05/2013

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Build Your Dream Bike At Handsome Cycles

A new store in Minneapolis is giving cyclists a chance to take part in the process of building their dream bike.

03/13/2013

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Study Examines Factors Of Bicycle-Vehicle Crashes

A new study aims to improve the safety of bicyclists and drivers in Minneapolis by examining the factors that cause crashes between the two.

01/15/2013

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‘U Of M’ Grad Student Researches Pollution Effects On Cyclists

Minneapolis has a reputation as a bike-friendly city with many commuting with pedal power. Now, a University of Minnesota graduate student is doing research about the quality of air cyclists are breathing.

09/26/2012

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Semi-Truck Hits 13-Year-Old Bicyclist

Authorities are investigating a crash after a 13-year-old bicyclist was hit by a semi-truck Saturday afternoon on Highway 15 in Sibley County.

09/16/2012

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Police: Prescott Bank Robbery Suspect Escaped On Bike

Police are looking for the man who robbed the M&I Bank in Prescott, Wis., on Friday afternoon with an undisclosed amount of cash.

09/07/2012

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Cops Recover Mike Binkley’s Stolen Bike

Mike Binkley has his bike back. The WCCO anchor had biked to work earlier this month as part of national “Bike to Work Day,” only to have his ride stolen while it was locked up and chained to the WCCO station bike rack along Marquette Avenue.

06/22/2012

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Boy Upgraded To ‘Serious’ Condition In Hit-And-Run

The little boy that was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash last week has been upgraded to serious condition.

06/18/2012

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Mike Binkley’s Bike Stolen On Bike To Work Day

A lot of people enjoy this week’s “Bike Walk To Work” Day, but WCCO anchor Mike Binkley was not among them. That’s because his bicycle was stolen from right outside the WCCO-TV studios after he rode it in on Thursday.

06/08/2012

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Teen Bicyclist Struck, Killed In Crash

A teenage bicyclist was struck and killed in a crash in Minnetonka Wednesday evening. According to police, the crash happened near the corner of Shady Oak Road and Excelsior Boulevard around 8:30 p.m.

04/26/2012

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Man Pleads Guilty In Deadly School Bus-Bike Crash

A 56-year-old man has pleaded guilty to careless driving in the crash that killed a 73-year-old bicyclist in Winona

04/25/2012

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Bikes In Ice: Early Spring Is Bringing Nice Ride Back

Some in the Twin Cities were treated Monday to a strange sight: bright green Nice Ride bicycles encased in 5,000 pounds of ice.

03/26/2012

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